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2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio
Terrace/patio
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, blackout curtains

Guest reviews

4.4 out of 5 Excellent
169 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
All-inclusive
Air conditioning
Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationMapenzi Beach10 min walk
Popular LocationKiwengwa Beach11 min walk
Popular LocationMuyuni Beach11 min drive
AirportZanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.)50 min drive

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  • Melia Terrace Room Partial Ocean View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsMelia Terrace Room Partial Ocean View
  • Melia Garden Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsMelia Garden Room
  • Romantic Room, Oceanfront (Pavilion Romance The Level)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 700 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRomantic Room, Oceanfront (Pavilion Romance The Level)
  • Bungalow, Ocean View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 700 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsBungalow, Ocean View
  • Family Room (2 Adults + 1 Child)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Room (2 Adults + 1 Child)
  • Family Room (2 Adults + 2 Child)

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Room (2 Adults + 2 Child)
  • Family Room (3 Adults)

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsFamily Room (3 Adults)
  • Grand Suite (Zanzibar The Level)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsGrand Suite (Zanzibar The Level)
  • Grand Suite (Zanzibar The Level (2+2))

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsGrand Suite (Zanzibar The Level (2+2))
  • The Level, Villa, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 1722 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsThe Level, Villa, 1 Bedroom
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom (The Level (3AD))

    Room amenities

    • 1722 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom (The Level (3AD))
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom (The Level (2+1))

    Room amenities

    • 1722 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom (The Level (2+1))
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom (The Level (2+2))

    Room amenities

    • 1722 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom (The Level (2+2))
  • The Level, Villa, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 2626 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
    More detailsThe Level, Villa, 2 Bedrooms
  • The Level, Villa, 3 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 3057 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 3 King Beds
    More detailsThe Level, Villa, 3 Bedrooms
  • Room (The Level Beach Pavillion)

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom (The Level Beach Pavillion)
  • The Level 2 Bedroom Beach Suite

    Room amenities

    • 1615 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
    More detailsThe Level 2 Bedroom Beach Suite
  • Room (Melia with Garden (2+1))

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsRoom (Melia with Garden (2+1))
  • Suite (Grand Zanzibar The Level (2+1))

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSuite (Grand Zanzibar The Level (2+1))
  • Suite (Grand Zanzibar The Level (3AD))

    Room amenities

    • 1259 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSuite (Grand Zanzibar The Level (3AD))
  • Room (Melia Terrace Partial OceanView (2+1))

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsRoom (Melia Terrace Partial OceanView (2+1))
  • Room, Terrace (Melia Interconnected)

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsRoom, Terrace (Melia Interconnected)

About this area

Kiwengwa

Located in Kiwengwa, Melia Zanzibar is in a rural location and on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Kiwengwa Beach and Mapenzi Beach. Waterskiing, parasailing and windsurfing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mapenzi Beach - 10 min walk
  • Kiwengwa Beach - 11 min walk
  • Muyuni Beach - 11 min drive
  • Pongwe Beach - 19 min drive
  • Mnemba Island - 52 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportZanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 50 min drive

Restaurants

  • Spice Market Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Aqua Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

Melia Zanzibar

Upscale hotel on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Melia Zanzibar's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 124 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Minibars and separate bathtubs and showers are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.
Melia Zanzibar offers 124 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. This Kiwengwa hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an outdoor tennis court and a sauna. Other recreational amenities include a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The Spa has 6 treatment rooms. Services include Thai massages, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open daily.

All-inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Melia Zanzibar are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Aerobics classes
  • Beach volleyball
  • Canoeing
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Scuba diving
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Supervised childcare/activities

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • Newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Swahili

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 6 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 78 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

Property is also known as

Melia Hotel Zanzibar
Melia Zanzibar
Zanzibar Melia
Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Hotel
Melia Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Hotel
Melia Zanzibar Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Melia Zanzibar and receive a full refund?
Yes, Melia Zanzibar offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Melia Zanzibar cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Melia Zanzibar have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is Melia Zanzibar pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Melia Zanzibar?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Melia Zanzibar?
Check-in is from 2 PM to midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Melia Zanzibar?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Melia Zanzibar provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 78 per person, one-way, applies.
Are there all-inclusive benefits at Melia Zanzibar?
Some rate plans available at this property are all-inclusive.
Where is Melia Zanzibar located?
Nestled on the beach, this Kiwengwa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest and Mapenzi Beach. Kiwengwa Beach is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) away.
4.4
Excellent
169 reviews
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5

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
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Large property with many all inclusive restaurants, nice pools. The level area is much better then the main area, so upgrade to premium is worth the money.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Great place!
Amazing place . World class ocean views, great facilities . Only comment was that it is hard to understand room types and related amenities and exclusive facilities. In hindsight might have taken another package
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This place was just amazing!!! So tranquil, so unique, and so clean! The water and food are just amazing! Can’t wait to go back!!
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

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Stayed 8 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Beautiful hotel very happy with the staff and cleanliness of the property.
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2019

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